Tech News Weekly Round Up – Week Ending 18/11/22


Nvidia RTX 4060 GPU could arrive disappointingly late in 2023

Regarding Nvidia’s RTX 4060, we’ve not heard much on the grapevine about this GPU, but now a detailed rumor has come through for the graphics card – though we’d treat some of this with more skepticism

Nvidia’s Melting 16-Pin Connectors on RTX 4090: All We Know

Some Nvidia GeForce RTX 4090 16-pin 12VHPWR adapters are melting. There are still more questions than answers, but here’s what we know so far.

The European Commission Wants Your Data Centers in Space

As part of its Horizon Europe research project, the European Commission has set €2 million aside for feasibility studies on orbital data centers.

Intel Hit with Another $949 Million Verdict in Patent Infringement Trial

Intel must pay VLSI $949 million for infringing a chip patent, Texas jury rules.

How to Move From Twitter to Mastodon

Learn how to set up your own Mastodon account and crosspost your messages across Twitter and Mastodon using free tools.

Global DRAM Revenue Dropped 30% Last Quarter in Unprecedented Crisis

Micron and SK Hynix solidify their positions in the DRAM market as others lose 30% to 40% of revenue.

MSI GeForce RTX 4080 SUPRIM X & Gaming X Trio Review – Efficient GPU, Ultra Cooling!

Keeping their tradition alive of launching a new graphics architecture every two years, this year, NVIDIA introduces its Ada Lovelace GPU. The Ada GPU is built upon the foundation set by Turing. NVIDIA terms

GALAX GeForce RTX 4080 SG Review – The Quad Cooler Returns!

Keeping their tradition alive of launching a new graphics architecture every two years, this year, NVIDIA introduces its Ada Lovelace GPU. The Ada GPU is built upon the foundation set by Turing. NVIDIA terms

Cheat maker’s lawsuit against Bungie has been dismissed

Recently, Bungie has been handing out lawsuits against cheat sellers and cheat creators, looking to stamp out cheating in Destiny 2. For the most part, Bungie is winning these cases, but it ran into a wall earlie

Nvidia Steals AMD's Supercomputer Efficiency World Record

Nvidia H100-based Flatiron Institute's Henri system replaces AMD-based Frontier from the top of the Green500 list.

Nvidia RTX 4080 Founders Edition Review

Today's launch would have marked the release of the first of two RTX 4080 SKUs… but as we know, the RTX 4080 12GB was summarily ‘unlaunched' just weeks after its initial announcement. The RTX 4080

MSI MEG Ai1000P PCIe 5 ATX v3.0 Power Supply Review

The MSI MEG Ai1000P PCIe 5 offers top performance and a digital interface.

AMD Now Powers 101 of the Top 500 Supercomputers in the World

AMD now powers 101 of the supercomputers on the Top 500 list, a 38 YoY growth rate.

AMD reveals first RX 7900 XT game benchmarks

While AMD announced the RX 7900 XTX and RX 7900 XT graphics cards earlier this month, we didn't get a ton of game benchmarks. Today, AMD has updated its press deck with new benchmarks,

Nvidia Confirms It Uses Two Different 16-Pin Adaptor Manufacturers: Report

Nvidia has confirmed to Igor's Lab that it uses two different manufacturers for its 16-pin power cables.

Cerebras Reveals Andromeda, a 13.5 Million Core AI Supercomputer

Cerebras unveiled its new Andromeda supercomputer that wields 13.5 million AI Cores to deliver up to 1 Exaflop of AI computing horsepower.

AMD Radeon RX 7900 Series Deep Dive

AMD's upcoming RX 7900 series graphics cards will be the first RDNA 3 GPUs to ship, and they're taking aim at Nvidia's soon-to-launch RTX 4080. Here are the full specifications and details of the future 7900

How to Check Your PC’s Specs in Windows

Here are some quick ways to easily find out what components are installed inside your computer.

DirectX Vulkan ‘DXVK’ 2.0 Improves Performance, Adds Various Fixes Through Vulkan 1.3 Graphics Driver

DirectX Vulkan or DXVK 2.0 was released yesterday and was feature-rich, with significant changes to utilize the newest Vulkan support. Dynamic Rendering, Null Descriptors, and Extended Dynamic States

AMD B650E & B650 Motherboard MEGA Review Ft. ASRock Taichi, AORUS Elite AX, MSI Mortar WiFi & ASRock B650E PG-ITX

A new era is upon us, an era that involves a re-envisioned focus on performance and efficiency leadership in the CPU landscape. There are two companies that are battling hard to hold the throne of this

Standard Fiber Optic Tech Achieves Record 1.53 Petabit per Second Transmissions

Researchers with the Network Research Institute of the National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT) in Japan have managed to deliver more than half of the world's entire

Microsoft Pauses Windows 11 22H2 Rollout Due to Gaming Issues

Microsoft is paying Windows 11 22H2 download via Windows Update for affected systems.

ASUS Preps AMD Radeon RX 7900 XTX & 7900 XT ROG STRIX Custom Graphics Cards Too

Although ASUS has only revealed its TUF Gaming custom models for the AMD Radeon RX 7900 XTX & 7900 XT graphics cards, an ECC filing reveals that the company is also preparing ROG STRIX GPUs. AMD

The Nominees for the 2022 Game Awards will be announced next week

One of the more exciting gaming events to happen during the latter half of the year is the annual Game Awards. Created and hosted by Geoff Keighley, the annual show has become known not only for its

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